On This Day

What Happened on October 17, 1904

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bank of Italy (Bank of America) opens its doors in San Francisco, founded by Amadeo Giannini

Banker and Entrepreneur Amadeo Giannini
Banker and Entrepreneur
Amadeo Giannini

Famous Deaths

  • Nikolai Amani, Russian composer, dies at 32
1904 Highlights

About October 17, 1904

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 116 years, 1 month and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Dragon
Star Sign: Libra